Why UN sanctions against North Korea's missile program failed
September 8, 2017
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(THE CONVERSATION) The past few months have seen the coming of age of North Korea’s nuclear weapons capability.
For most of the last 20 years, the international community has been struggling to stop this from happening.
A sixth nuclear test on September 3 – of what was possibly a hydrogen bomb – followed July’s two successful tests of an intercontinental ballistic missile with the capability to hit the U.S. The same month, the U.S. intelligence community assessed that No...